Search
Hotel Deals
date_range
date_range
map
Map &
Directions
mode_edit
Write a Tip
chevron_left
 
chevron_right

Top Tours

 
Maligne Valley and Wildlife Tour
"There’s only one way to see the splendor that is the winter wildlife and nature of Jasper National Park. This guided tour takes you in a van through the most stunning sites of the park including Athabasca Valley Maligne Valley and Medicine Lake. See the diversity in the National Park as the van rolls along. There is minimal walking. Get great photos of animals along the way including Elk deer sheep goats
From CAD68.00
 
Maligne Valley and Wildlife Tour
"There’s only one way to see the splendor that is the winter wildlife and nature of Jasper National Park. This guided tour takes you in a van through the most stunning sites of the park including Athabasca Valley Maligne Valley and Medicine Lake. See the diversity in the National Park as the van rolls along. There is minimal walking. Get great photos of animals along the way including Elk deer sheep goats
From CAD68.00
 
Lake Louise Scenic Snowshoe Tour
"Begin your adventure with a thrilling 13-minute ride on the scenic Grizzly Gondola. Once you're at the top of the mountain explore Meadowlark while snowshoeing with your interpretive guide at the top of the mountain. Stop for a short break at the Eagle cabin viewpoint for hot chocolate and a snack. The price of this tour includes a guide sightseeing lift ticket snowshoe rental hot chocolate and a snack. The tour is approximately 2 hours in length and is suitable for all abilities and for ages 8 years or older. Please Note: Snowshoe tours require a minimum of two people children must be 8 years or older to participate. Guests are required to wear warm winter gear. It's suggested you bring a winter jacket snow pants
From CAD69.00

More Local Customs in Jasper National Park

Tips

Dress Code

There appears to be no dress code. We had packed a set of nice clothes to wear to a very nice restaurant. Funny thing is we felt a little over dressed even at the nice restaurant. The dress is casual...
View More
Tips

Ice cream at any time of the year?

We went in the fall. Being from the south we were actually quite cold on occasion depending on the time of the day and if the sun was out. One chilly evening while walking about town we stopped dead...
View More
Tips

Be Prepared to Wait

If you visit a popular beauty spot, most are very popular with lots of people taking pictures, have a wee break & sit down on the bench, relax & wait a while. The crowds will thin out, as most are bus...
View More
Tips

Where they bottle your water ...... :)

When you go to the glacier, take a bottle with you so that you can try your own natural glacier water .... of course, it tastes like water ..... but it's GLACIER WATER!!! And it IS cheaper than...
View More
Tips

Throwing away your lose change..........

Lots & lots of pennies to be collected here - don't know who could - but if your good at climbing you'd be rich.Go try your luck at tossing a dime onto the canyon ledge - but make sure you've enough...
View More
Tips

Bold & Feearless little fellows

The whiskey jack or Canada Jay or Gray Jay - whatever name you want to call him - he steals food.They were entertaining birds to watch - always found in the busiest of places. The jays are half the...
View More
 
 
Sponsored Listings
Tips

Build your sculptures out of local material

Wood a plenty growing in the rockies - great forestry management with controlled forest burns to release seeds for new growth. As you can see from the photo wood sculptures using dead wood to bring a...
View More
Tips

Cubby Bear

We caught sight of this fantastic little bear cub. He was wandering along the side of the road as we made our way to Maligne Lake. Unfortunately, an imbecile dad and his kid also saw the bear. We kept...
View More
Tips

Skittish and quick

This goat really didn't appreciate our presence. We did not move towards it in any way, but just the mere action of stopping to take photos seemed to cause irritation. The mountain goat is probably...
View More
Tips

Going nose to nose with the goat

Many horned animal species go head to head in combat to determine dominance and to catch the favor of the female. Mountain goats do not--these pointed horns are lethal weapons. Therefore the billy...
View More
Tips

Mountain Climber Extraordinaire

Does this unassming fellow look like the most accomplished alpine climber in the entire world? Well, he most certainly is. Experts now believe that mountain goats evolved in the high country among...
View More
Tips

You will see a lot of hitch hikers on the road

Although they will most probably not look like this fellow!A lot of back packers hitch hike between trails - well after all that walking wouldn't you!
View More
Tips

Just for Fun

While visiting the gift shop & cafeteria take a quick picture of the bear - it might be the only one you'll see!!
View More
Tips

Posing Elk

This cow paused for a moment from chewing her cud to strike a regal pose. To see many more elk photos and to learn about some of their habits, please visit my Banff National Park page.
View More

Top Hotels in Jasper National Park

Hotels
Highway 93A, 2 km south of Downtown Jasper, Alberta, T0E 1E0, Canada
Show Prices
Hotels
Highway 93, Jasper, AB T0E 1E0
Show Prices
Hotels
623 Patricia Street, Jasper, Alberta, T0E 1EO, Canada
Show Prices
Hotels
804 Miette Avenue, Jasper, Alberta, T0E 1E0, Canada
Show Prices
Hotels
P.O.Box 2582/804 Patricia Street, Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada
Show Prices

Top Things to Do in Jasper National Park

Things to Do

Athabasca Falls

The last major stop along the parkway before you hit the town of Jasper. From the parking lot, it's a short walk to get your first glimpse of the falls. However, there's a nice system of several short...
View More
Things to Do

Lakes

It was our last day, heading back to Calgary, so we decided one last hike would be the Valley of the Five Lakes. We started out from the parking lot - the guidebooks pegged this at about a 3 mile...
View More
Things to Do

Canyons/Waterfalls

A really neat walk to take. There are two ways to do it - the actual trailhead called "Maligne Canyon" is up the road a little ways...you start at the top of the canyon and work your way down....
View More
Things to Do

Icefield - Snowcoach

I've yet to go on the Snowmobile experience... you can still get a lot of enjoyment just driving to the Icefields and walking about. One thing to pay attention to is the signs warning you about...
View More
Things to Do

Sunwapta River & Falls

This is one of those stops where it's not a long walk, so unless you are in a great hurry, it's worth the time to stop and take a peek. It's about a quarter mile from the parking lot to the viewing...
View More
Things to Do

Mountains/Glaciers/Rivers.

The afternoon of our last day in Jasper, we decided to check out a couple of the local sites. The first was the winding road up to Mount Edith Cavell. When we started, I simply thought we were going...
View More

Top 5 Jasper National Park Writers

scottishvisitor's Profile Photo

scottishvisitor

"The Wind Whispers Jasper"
View Member
zrim's Profile Photo

zrim

"Crown Jewel of the Canadian National Park System"
View Member
Waalewiener's Profile Photo

Waalewiener

"The beautiful Jasper National Park in Alberta."
View Member
windsorgirl's Profile Photo

windsorgirl

"Jasper, Mother Nature's Masterpiece"
View Member
LoriPori's Profile Photo

LoriPori

"WELCOME TO JASPER NATIONAL PARK"
View Member